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Swindon Scouts

Expedition Training 2020

Swindon North Explorers Bronze and Silver Expedition 

Introduction to the DofE

20th November - 7pm to 9pm 

This is an introduction to the Bronze and Silver Awards. You can bring the enrolment forms with payments , if you haven't sent them off already. We can advise you what to do in the skills, physical and volunteering sections. We'll also get started on the expedition training.

It's at Southbrook Scout Centre (adjacent to the Southbrook Inn), Southbrook Street, Swindon, SN2 1HF. Please do not park in the Pub car park but either on street or in the car park adjacent to the school.

Training evenings/weekends:

Route Planning/training for Bronze and Silver (all the the Southbrook)

Wednesdays 4th December 2019, 21st January 2020, 12th February 2020, 26th February 2019

Further dates will be arranged as necessary

Training hike - Bronze and Silver

Sunday 26th January 2019  - a one day navigation training hike over the Marlborough Downs meeting at Barbury Castle. 

Practice Expedition:

Bronze: 30th and 31th March 2019 - Youlbury -

Silver: 25th -26th April 2020 - Brecon Beacons

Assessed Expedition:

Bronze: 16th and 17th May 2020 - Ridgeway

Silver: 1st to 4th May 2020 - Brecon Beacons

Cost: Bronze

£50 Ė covers training, admin, campsites, participation place*, transport. 

Participantís food and personal kit is not included in cost.(*Participation pack: £22 + Wiltshire Admin: £5.50 made payable to 'Wiltshire Scouts'. £22.50 made payable to 'Swindon North Scouts')For BACS details contact Terry

Cost: Silver

£100 - covers training, admin, campsites, participation place*, transport.

Participantís food and personal kit is not included in cost.(*Participation pack: £22 + Wiltshire Admin: £5.50 made payable to 'Wiltshire Scouts'. £72.50 made payable to 'Swindon North Scouts')For BACS details contact Terry

Contact: DESC Terry Shipp: terryfshipp@gmail.com

Tel: 07725105575


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